Outdoors

May 13, 2015 6:06 PM
From deluxe tents in a vineyard to charming cabins on a lake, we’ve got camping spots for everyone
April 29, 2015 5:12 PM
On a Thursday evening one year ago this May, I walked into my kitchen wearing flannel pajamas. I had just driven back to my apartment in...
Rhody for Seattle mag
March 31, 2015 7:32 PM
It’s one of Seattle’s most sparkling gems—which many of us forget about unless we’re looking for cool places to take out-of-towners. But...
Flower Fests in Seattle
March 24, 2015 6:46 PM
Spring is finally here and with the warm weather comes a burning desire to get outside. If you’ve been bottled up through the long winter...
March 23, 2015 7:37 PM
The Easter holiday, complete with the appearance of a giant bunny, is fast approaching, and public venues throughout Seattle are pulling...
February 19, 2015 11:40 PM
Denny ParkSouth Lake Union, 100 Dexter Avenue NA tiny (.1-acre) graveled area inside the city’s oldest park, surrounded by beautiful...
February 12, 2015 6:21 AM
As the effects of climate change continue to be felt across the nation, Washington and Massachusetts have just announced an innovative...
January 26, 2015 10:14 PM
In this bi-monthly Seattlemag.com column, Knute Berger--who writes regularly for Seattle Magazine and Crosscut.com and is a frequent...
December 22, 2014 7:17 PM
he aim of making cities more bike friendly has traditionally focused on the streets—striping, signals and barriers, that sort of thing. But...
December 17, 2014 8:08 PM
Whether you are a powder hound, laid-back freerider or Polartec poser, you can find your perfect place in the snow with our at-a-glance...
December 17, 2014 12:16 AM
Seattle’s Ski HillGet your winter blast fast at The Summit at Snoqualmie When powder fever hits Seattle, the closest snow is less than an...
December 16, 2014 6:54 PM
You know the feeling well: You’re limping along in the gray Seattle mist when alas--the sun breaks, the clouds clear and our favorite...
December 11, 2014 4:28 PM
Blackberries. A cluster of them, fat and ripe, one of Seattle’s sweetest freebies. Normally, I’d pick them—they aren’t growing next to the...
December 3, 2014 6:43 PM
Another parklet has officially opened in Seattle, this time downtown about a block away from Pike Place Market. Located at 1516 2nd Avenue...
October 31, 2014 6:38 PM
Everyone in Seattle has heard about the Mariners, the Sounders and, of course, the Seahawks. There are people who still wear Seattle...
October 8, 2014 8:41 PM
We've seen the bike share docking stations going up around the city--there's one just a hop, skip and a jump away from our offices, on 3rd...